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September 30, 2015
September 24, 2015
Deans For Impact's first major initiative will be to improve the teaching of the science of learning in teacher preparation.
September 02, 2015
The TEACH-NOW Educatore School of Education plans to train 10,000 teachers over the next five years, up from 600.
August 10, 2015
Black and Hispanic teacher-candidates have lower passing rates on the exam, but it measures important job-related skills, the judge ruled.
July 30, 2015
The bill would eliminate the current patchwork of loan assistance programs for teachers, including TEACH grants, and replace them with one streamlined federal program.
July 29, 2015
The report outlines best practices from teacher-preparation programs that offer at least a year of practice teaching.
July 24, 2015
A number of states didn't fulfill federal accountability requirements for teaching programs, and the Education Department didn't force them to, the GAO found.
June 08, 2015
The ruling portends more challenges to efforts to raise standards for prospective teachers.
June 03, 2015
States have set the bar on the edTPA exam in different places, and some give their teacher-candidates other options to demonstrate teaching skill.
June 02, 2015
High-quality teacher candidates seem more likely to take jobs in low-performing districts if they do their student teaching there, a study finds.